TOWN OF RIVER FALLS REGULAR BOARD MEETING
Monday, August 18, 2014; River Falls Town Hall
Elected officials & staff present: Diana G. Smith, Chair; LeRoy Kusilek, Joe Mahoney, Brad Mogen, Supervisors; Ruth Stern, Clerk; Rita Kozak, Treasurer; Jerome Rodewald, Zoning Administrator
The meeting was called to order by Chair, Diana Smith. Joe moved to approve the minutes of the August 4th board meeting with corrections as noted. LeRoy seconded. Motion carried.
Joe moved to approve the August 18th treasurer’s report. There is a money market balance of $268,841.83. Brad seconded. Report approved.
Communications: Town resident, Mark Leier, was present and asked the town board to consider using the estimated amount of $11,500 needed to purchase a brush chipper for other road maintenance needs.
St. Croix Valley Natural Gas Line Proposal: This item will be discussed further at the September 2nd meeting. Ruth will contact Pierce-Pepin Electric Coop to get historical information on town hall propane usage.
Bridge Maintenance: Postponed to September 2nd meeting.
Purchase of Brush Chipper: The Highway Committee will discuss various brush removal proposals at their August 25th meeting.
Planning Commission Recommendations: The Plan Commission has been charged with the responsibility for studying and providing recommendations regarding Implements of Animal Husbandry (IoH) weight limits on town roads. The Plan Commission has also been asked to study ETZ – Residential-1 zoning regulations as they relate to in-home businesses.
Salvage Yard Inspection at W9880 710th Ave.: Diana, Siri and Brad will meet on-site with the salvage yard owner on Tuesday, August 19th at 7:00 P.M.
Brad moved to approve the August 18th listing of bills. Joe seconded. Motion carried.
Joe moved to adjourn the meeting at 9:45 P.M. LeRoy seconded. Motion carried.